TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute
HomeClinical Research Institute

Welcome to the Clinical Research Institute (CRI)

About the Clinical Research Institute

Promoting Patient-Orientated Research is one of the driving factors of the TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute. The Institute was established in October 2010 with the assigned mission to facilitate the conduct of clinical research by TTUHSC faculty.

Our vision is improve the quality of healthcare in Texas through clinical, epidemiologic, and educational research activities; provide formalized clinical research education; promote studies involving multi-school interactivity; and obtain epidemiologic information critical to understanding health problems in our region.

Want to help in the advancement of science? Learn how you can make a difference by volunteering in a clinical research study.

news and events
  • Dr. Lutherer and Cathy Lovett have published their ACRP presented in the Clinical Researcher, a peer-reviewed publication.  Journal article will be in the October 2016 issue "Academia, Investigator-Initiated Research, and a Unique Resource to Support Both".  DOI: 10.14524/CR-16-0009.  ACRP Journal Article
  • New and Improved CRI Work Order (replaces the CRI Route Sheet).  Please use this form. CRI Work Order
  • The 2015 CRI Annual Report has been finalized.   2015 CRI Annual Report link
  • Check out the revised Human Research Protection Program (IRB) webpage (new CRI Forms (Internal Access Only) link
  • Deadline for the next IRB submission is: 3-13-2017.
  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is proposing changes to the regulations governing federally-funded research which will in practice apply to all clinical research. These are aimed at improving the protection of human subjects participating in clinical research while facilitating valuable research and reducing burden, delay and ambiguity for investigators.
  • Contributions to a study by CRI staff should be recognized using the acknowledgment and authorship criteria on the website of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.


Download Free Adobe Reader Get Adobe Reader Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view items marked with this icon:
Please click on the left image to download the free version.